XTH Sense // Biocreative Interaction

XTH Sense // Biocreative Interaction

Posted On: May 3, 2016

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Body & technology; senses and creative media, biocreative interaction. Initially started by Marco Donnarumma (2011) ...

ASCIM 2016 // Culture Consciousness

ASCIM 2016 // Culture Consciousness

Posted On: April 15, 2016

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Two months ago I was invited as a speaker at ASCIM 2016, Asian Symposium on ...

The Anatomy of Mindfulness // Ancient Eastern Medicine

The Anatomy of Mindfulness // Ancient Eastern Medicine

Posted On: April 15, 2016

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[...] In Western medicine, gross anatomy refers to the structure of the body that can ...

Hilario Isola // Marrakech Biennale

Hilario Isola // Marrakech Biennale

Posted On: April 15, 2016

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Marrakech Biennale is running from 24th February to 8th May 2016. TENTative Structures is a cross-disciplinary, ...

Filippo Sorcinelli // Impossible Connexion vol.2

Filippo Sorcinelli // Impossible Connexion vol.2

Posted On: April 14, 2016

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Painter, musician, creative director, photographer, graphic designer, artist, this is how Filippo Sorcinelli defines himself. It ...

Songjiang Mosque // Shanghai

Songjiang Mosque // Shanghai

Posted On: April 14, 2016

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If you plan to visit Shanghai in the coming months, add to your agenda the ...

Goodbye // Eugenio Carmi

Goodbye // Eugenio Carmi

Posted On: April 14, 2016

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According to Umberto Eco, Eugenio Carmi was the painter who thank to his art became ...

Tilak Samarawickerema // Impossible Connexion Vol.1

Tilak Samarawickerema // Impossible Connexion Vol.1

Posted On: February 5, 2016

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A couple of weeks ago I had the chance to meet a old friend of ...

Furnished Fluid // Akira Wakita

Furnished Fluid // Akira Wakita

Posted On: January 26, 2016

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"Pieces of furniture are not static objects. They are dynamic media that generate air currents ...

The Tibetan‬ Book of Proportion‬

The Tibetan‬ Book of Proportion‬

Posted On: January 19, 2016

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The ‪Tibetan‬ Book of ‪Proportion, Body Culture on East Culture. [...] In a society where sublimation ...

(Lo)Renzo Mongiardino // Maximalism

(Lo)Renzo Mongiardino // Maximalism

Posted On: January 8, 2016

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"Atmosphere, not Authenticity” Lorenzo Mongiardino . 1916 - 1998 Italy . ''I'm a creator of ambiance, a ...

Consciousness Reframed // Shanghai

Consciousness Reframed // Shanghai

Posted On: January 8, 2016

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Here are few photos from my Paper presentation at Consciousness Reframed, 2015 Shanghai, Art & ...

[ Deprived ] Japan + Thailand // Theatre

[ Deprived ] Japan + Thailand // Theatre

Posted On: January 8, 2016

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A Month ago I was invited to attend an unique Japanese Theatre performance in Bangkok ...

Behnaz Farahi  // Caress of the Gaze

Behnaz Farahi // Caress of the Gaze

Posted On: January 8, 2016

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Cool! I am captured by the work of Behnaz Farahi and her latest creation Caress of the ...

Research // Design Education

Research // Design Education

Posted On: January 8, 2016

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Physical Theatre as Experimental Approach to Design Education* - 1/2015 . Mission accomplished . Thanks to ...

Cybernetic Serendipity 1968 // Exhibition

Cybernetic Serendipity 1968 // Exhibition

Posted On: January 8, 2016

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The last day of 2015 I have received an email from one of my favorite ...

Indian Kitsch // A New Trend

Indian Kitsch // A New Trend

Posted On: October 1, 2015

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With the term kitsch we generally refer to an artifact or image that is pretentious ...

Cigar Cutter // Collector’s Choice

Cigar Cutter // Collector’s Choice

Posted On: September 9, 2015

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One day I was wonder around a old flea market in Bangkok when I spotted ...

Giovanni Corvaja // A Goldsmith Alchemist

Giovanni Corvaja // A Goldsmith Alchemist

Posted On: September 2, 2015

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I have recently discovered the artist goldsmith Giovanni Corvaja, who transforms, thanks to special technique and tools, ...

Lapis Lazuli // “The most perfect” color

Lapis Lazuli // “The most perfect” color

Posted On: August 19, 2015

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"A noble color, beautiful, the most perfect of all colors,” Cennino ‪Cennini‬ said of ultramarine, ...

Amrapali Jewelry // Heritage Chic

Amrapali Jewelry // Heritage Chic

Posted On: June 24, 2015

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I have a recent passion about Amrapali Jewelry, the eclectic indian jewelry brand. I love ...

Urushi // Timeless Material

Urushi // Timeless Material

Posted On: May 24, 2015

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I have to admit that I have always been fascinated by Urushi. Urushi (pronounced "oo-roo-shee") ...

Lobb Shoes // Gentleman’s choice

Lobb Shoes // Gentleman’s choice

Posted On: May 18, 2015

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There is one place that I really like in London and every time I have ...

Maximalist Interiors // More is more

Maximalist Interiors // More is more

Posted On: May 18, 2015

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Maximalist interior design reflects a specific lifestyle. When you step into a place filled with ...

137 Pillars House // A Colonial Heritage

137 Pillars House // A Colonial Heritage

Posted On: April 15, 2015

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If you have the chance to visit Chiang Mai, the beautiful old capital of the ...

William Morris // Embroidery inspiration

William Morris // Embroidery inspiration

Posted On: March 23, 2015

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…[e]verything made by man's hands has a form, which much be either beautiful or ugly; ...

Swiing is back // Umit Benan 2014 Menswear

Swiing is back // Umit Benan 2014 Menswear

Posted On: July 11, 2014

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Text by Marilena Cadau [Geneva] // 2014.10.07 The first time I heard about Umit Benan was ...

Design thinking // Myanmar Center

Design thinking // Myanmar Center

Posted On: July 10, 2014

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Frog design and PointB in collaboration with the Myanmar Ministry of Education and Mawlamyine University ...

The Next Black // Future of clothing

The Next Black // Future of clothing

Posted On: May 29, 2014

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'The Next Black' is an online documentary that shows us what it is going on ...

Constantin Brâncuși // Sculptor

Constantin Brâncuși // Sculptor

Posted On: May 19, 2014

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"Create like a god, command like a king, work like a slave."  Constantin Brâncuși When I ...

Catholic Church Fashion Show. Roma ’72 // Fellini

Catholic Church Fashion Show. Roma ’72 // Fellini

Posted On: May 14, 2014

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Last night I had the change to watch again the movie Roma directed by Federico Fellini. ...

Luciano Biban // Graphic Designer and Painter

Luciano Biban // Graphic Designer and Painter

Posted On: May 14, 2014

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Probably mostly of you have never heard about Luciano Biban, but I am sure you ...

The Oorijzer // Headdress adornment

The Oorijzer // Headdress adornment

Posted On: May 9, 2014

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I have a recent obsession with a nice headdress adornment since, I have spotted it ...

Nathan Craven // Bricks

Nathan Craven // Bricks

Posted On: May 2, 2014

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I love the bespoken ceramic pieces done by artist Nathan Craven. "He designs small extruded ceramic ...

Eliot Porter & Ellen Auerbach // Mexican Celebration

Eliot Porter & Ellen Auerbach // Mexican Celebration

Posted On: April 28, 2014

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I have to admit that I love the series of pictures taken by Eliot Porter ...

Rudolf Stainer // Alchemy of the Everyday

Rudolf Stainer // Alchemy of the Everyday

Posted On: April 28, 2014

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Rudolf Stainer, who founded the Waldorf schools (here is the link to know more about ...

Fabienne Verdier // Calligraphy

Fabienne Verdier // Calligraphy

Posted On: April 14, 2014

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I love Fabienne Verdier's artworks, that are the result of a specific creation process, first of ...

Jewellery Creations // Salvador Dalí

Jewellery Creations // Salvador Dalí

Posted On: March 24, 2014

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“My art encom­passes physics, math­e­mat­ics, archi­tec­ture, nuclear sci­ence – the psycho-nuclear, the mystico-nuclear – and ...

Franco Maria Ricci // The Aristocrat

Franco Maria Ricci // The Aristocrat

Posted On: March 1, 2014

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My favorite publishing house if Franco Maria Ricci [FMR], so visually elegant with a strong ...

Chinese Paper Cutting // Cultural Heritage

Chinese Paper Cutting // Cultural Heritage

Posted On: February 18, 2014

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One of my favorite books that I have bought during my travels it is "Paper ...

Palazzo Mocenigo // Between Fashion & Alchemy

Palazzo Mocenigo // Between Fashion & Alchemy

Posted On: February 11, 2014

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Few months ago I had the change to visit Palazzo Mocenigo in Venice, that it has just ...

Pupe coi baffi // The legend of an amphora with mustache

Pupe coi baffi // The legend of an amphora with mustache

Posted On: December 28, 2013

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Recently I had the chance to lissen to a curious legend about a ceramic object, ...

Neapolitan Crib // Il Presepio

Neapolitan Crib // Il Presepio

Posted On: December 24, 2013

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"During three weeks or a month, there is a species of devotion to be seen ...

MahJong // Timeless game

MahJong // Timeless game

Posted On: December 12, 2013

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Originated in China Mahjong is a game that has always had a certain charm. It ...

Kintsugi // When mending become an art

Kintsugi // When mending become an art

Posted On: December 6, 2013

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After reading this post if it will happen that accidentally you broken one of your ...

Yaacov Agam // Kaleidoscopic Art

Yaacov Agam // Kaleidoscopic Art

Posted On: December 2, 2013

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Yaacov Agam is the most famous living Israeli artist and sculptor. He is famous for ...

Felix Agostini // Delicate sculptural pieces

Felix Agostini // Delicate sculptural pieces

Posted On: November 19, 2013

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A visual artist that I really like is Felix Agostini (1910-1980). Some of his pieces ...

Dino Basaldella // Primitive Jewelry

Dino Basaldella // Primitive Jewelry

Posted On: November 13, 2013

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Dino Basaldella was a famous sculptor, together with his two artist brothers, Mirko and Afro ...